Theatre: Lunt-Fontanne
Status: Closed
(March 11, 2013 - January 18, 2015 )
  • Rehearsal: January 14, 2013
  • Preview: March 11, 2013
  • Open: April 14, 2013
  • Close: January 18, 2015
Musical - World Premiere
Running Time: 2hrs 45mins

"Motown" is a story about the protégés and stars of a uniquely talented musical family who, under Berry Gordy’s guidance, began as “the Sound of Young America” and went on to become some of the greatest superstars of all time. Featuring dozens of songs made famous by Smokey Robinson and The MiraclesDiana Ross and The SupremesMarvin Gaye, Stevie WonderThe Temptations, Michael Jackson and The Jackson Five and many more.

"Motown" features an ensemble cast of 40.

Total Gross: $116,498,633
Average Weekly Gross: $1,164,986
Total Attendance: 1,083,376
Average Weekly Attendance: 91%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Bespoke Theatricals LLC

Technical Supervisor:

David Benken

Casting Director:

The Telsey Office

Advertising Representative:


Press Agent:


Production Stage Manager:

Julia Jones

Book Writer:

Berry Gordy


David Korins


Emilio Sosa


Natasha Katz


Daniel Brodie

Musical Supervisor:

Ethan Popp


Berry Gordy  03/11/2013 - 06/15/2014
Diana Ross  03/11/2013 - 12/17/2013
Smokey Robinson 03/11/2013 - 01/18/2015